Lester Young

~ Person

Relationships

member of: Count Basie Band
Jones-Smith Incorporated
Kansas City Six
Metronome All-Stars Band (tenor saxophone)
Lester Young and His Band
siblings: Lee Young (40s-60s US jazz drummer)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000259529 [info]
BBC Music: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/d613e4ae-093a-49a1-b06a-579480f7f7e8 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/258433 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 46948203 [info]
Wikidata: Q110714 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Lester Young [info]
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https://www.musik-sammler.de/artist/lester-young/ [info]
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Appearances

Date Title Credited As Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Texas Shuffle (New York, 1938-08-22) Count Basie 3:03
composer
1939 Rock-A-Bye Basie
1940 Lester Leaps In
Dickie’s Dream
I've Got the Blues
Jumpin’ With Symphony Sid
June Bug (Turrentine/Young)
Tickle Toe
instrument
1936-10-09 Boogie Woogie tenor saxophone Jones-Smith Incorporated 3:22
1936-11-09 Lady Be Good tenor saxophone Jones-Smith, Inc. 3:08
1936-11-09 Oh, Lady Be Good! tenor saxophone Jones-Smith Incorporated 3:09
1936-11-09 Shoe Shine Swing tenor saxophone Jones-Smith Inc. 3:00
1937-01-21 Honeysuckle Rose tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:01
1937-01-25 I Must Have That Man! tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Billie Holiday 2:59
1937-03-22 One O’Clock Jump alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:03
1937-05-11 Mean to Me (matrix no. B21120-1) tenor saxophone Billie Holiday with Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra 3:11
1937-06-01 Easy Living tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Billie Holiday 3:07
1937-06-01 Foolin' Myself tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Billie Holiday 3:04
1937-06-15 A Sailboat in the Moonlight tenor saxophone Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra 2:51
1937-06-15 A Sailboat in the Moonlight tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Billie Holiday 2:53
1937-06-15 Me, Myself and I tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Billie Holiday 2:39
1937-07-07 One o'clock Jump (New York, 1937-07-07) tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:59
1937-07-07 One O'Clock Jump (matrix no. 62332-A) tenor saxophone Count Basie and His Orchestra 3:05
1937-09-13 Getting Some Fun Out of Life tenor saxophone Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra 3:03
1937 Don't You Miss Your Baby? tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Jimmy Rushing with The Count Basie Orchestra 3:14
1938-01-06 If Dreams Come True tenor saxophone Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra 3:05
1938-01-16 Honeysuckle Rose tenor saxophone Benny Goodman 16:35
1938-02-16 Every Tub (New York, 1938-02-16) tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:17
1938-02-16 Every Tub tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:17
1938-02-16 Swingin' the Blues (New York, 1938-02-16) tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:45
1938-06-03 Allez-Oop tenor saxophone Kansas City Five 3:53
1938-06-03 Mortgage Stomp tenor saxophone Kansas City Five 3:33
1938-06-03 Oh, Lady Be Good tenor saxophone Kansas City Five 3:23
1938-08-22 Jumpin' at the Woodside (New York, 1938-08-22) tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:04
1938-08-22 Texas Shuffle (New York, 1938-08-22) tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:03
1938-09-27 Pagin' the Devil clarinet Kansas City Six 3:00
1938-09-27 Way Down Yonder in New Orleans clarinet Lester Young with The Kansas City Six 3:00
1938-09-27 Way Down Yonder in New Orleans tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Lester Young with The Kansas City Six 3:00
1938-09-28 Countless Blues clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:04
1938-09-28 Countless Blues #2 clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:02
1938-09-28 I Want a Little Girl clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:55
1938-09-28 I Want a Little Girl #2 clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:57
1938-09-28 Pagin' the Devil clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:00
1938-09-28 Pagin' the Devil #2 clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:58
1938-09-28 Them There Eyes clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:01
1938-09-28 Them There Eyes #2 clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:00
1938-09-28 Way Down Yonder in New Orleans clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:00
1938-09-28 Way Down Yonder in New Orleans #2 clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:03
1938-11-16 Panassie Stomp alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:47
1938-12-23 After You’ve Gone tenor saxophone Kansas City Six 4:53
1938-12-23 Blues With Helen clarinet Helen Humes with the Kansas City Five 3:35
1938-12-23 Blues With Lips tenor saxophone Hot Lips Page with The Count Basie Orchestra 3:11
1938-12-23 Don’t Be That Way tenor saxophone Kansas City Five 4:04
1938-12-23 Every Tub tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:54
1938-12-23 I Never Knew clarinet Kansas City Five 3:11
1938-12-23 One O’Clock Jump tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 1:11
1938-12-23 Stealin’ Blues tenor saxophone Jimmy Rushing with Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:43
1938-12-23 Swingin’ the Blues tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:34
1939-02-03 Jive at Five (New York, 1939-02-03) tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:41
1939-02-04 Lady Be Good (New York, 1939-02-04) tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:11
1939-03-19 Taxi War Dance tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:53
1939-04-05 Twelfth Street Rag tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:05
1939-08-04 Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:31
1939-09-05 Dickie's Dream clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie's Kansas City Seven 3:21
1939-09-05 Lester Leaps In tenor saxophone Count Basie's Kansas City Seven 3:16
1939-09-05 Lester Leaps In tenor saxophone Count Basie's Kansas City Seven 3:16
1939-09-05 Lester Leaps In clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie's Kansas City Seven 3:20
1939-11-06 I Left My Baby tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:15
1939-12-24 Good Morning Blues tenor saxophone Kansas City Six 3:52
1939-12-24 If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight) tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra with Helen Humes & James P. Johnson 3:03
1939-12-24 Old Fashioned Love tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra with Helen Humes & James P. Johnson 2:12
1939-12-24 Paging the Devil tenor saxophone Kansas City Six 3:47
1939-12-24 That Rhythm Man tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:37
1939-12-24 Way Down Yonder in New Orleans tenor saxophone Kansas City Six 2:30
1940-03-19 I Never Knew (New York, 1940-03-19) tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:42
1940-03-19 Tickle Toe tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:41
1940-03-19 Tickle Toe (New York, 1940-03-19) tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:35
1940-03-19 Tickle Toe tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:39
1940-11-19 Love Jumped Out (New York, 1940-11-19) tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:14
1941-12-02 Benny's Bugle tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Lee & Lester Young's Orchestra 3:51
1943-12-28 Afternoon of a Basie-Ite tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:12
1943-12-28 Afternoon of a Basie-Ite (alternate take) tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:10
1943-12-28 I Never Knew tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:12
1943-12-28 I Never Knew (alternate take) tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:08
1943-12-28 Just You, Just Me tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:13
1943-12-28 Just You, Just Me (alternate take) tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:07
1943-12-28 Sometimes I'm Happy tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:09
1943-12-28 Sometimes I'm Happy tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:11
1943-12-28 Sometimes I'm Happy (alternate take) tenor saxophone Lester Young Quartet 3:44
1944-03-22 After Theatre Jump tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 4:46
1944-03-22 After Theatre Jump (alternate take) tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 4:50
1944-03-22 Destination K. C. tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 3:53
1944-03-22 Destination K. C. (alternate take) tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 4:50
1944-03-22 Lester Leaps Again tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 4:28
1944-03-22 Six Cats and a Prince tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 4:13
1944-03-22 Six Cats and a Prince (take 1) tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 5:19
1944-03-22 Six Cats and a Prince (take 2) tenor saxophone Kansas City Seven 4:10
1944-03-27 Four O'Clock Drag tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:54
1944-03-27 Four O'Clock Drag #3 tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:53
1944-03-27 I Got Rhythm tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:19
1944-03-27 I Got Rhythm #2 tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:18
1944-03-27 I Got Rhythm #3 tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:18
1944-03-27 Jo Jo tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:20
1944-03-27 Three Little Words tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:55
1944-03-27 Three Little Words #2 tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:22
1944-04-18 Basie English (take 1) tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:00
1944-04-18 Circus in Rhythm (take 2) tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:13
1944-04-18 Exercise in Swing (take 3) tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:10
1944-04-18 Poor Little Plaything tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:57
1944-04-18 Salute to Fats (take 1) tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:22
1944-04-18 These Foolish Things tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:57
1944-04-18 Tush (take 1) tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:02
1944-05-01 Blue Lester tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:24
1944-05-01 I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance (take 1) tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:29
1944-05-01 Indiana (take 2) tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:56
1944-05-01 Jump Lester Jump tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:17
1945-12-20 D.B. Blues tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:58
1945-12 These Foolish Things tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Lester Young 3:11
1946-01-28 After You've Gone tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 7:32
1946-01-28 I Can't Get Started tenor saxophone Charlie Parker 9:12
1946-01-28 Oh, Lady Be Good tenor saxophone [ts] Charlie Parker with Jazz at the Philharmonic 3:06
1946-10 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid tenor saxophone Lester Young 3:11
1946 I Want to Be Happy (matrix no. 2198/354-1) tenor saxophone Lester Young-Buddy Rich Trio 4:01
1946 I've Found a New Baby tenor saxophone Lester Young Trio 4:06
1947-11-08 I Cried for You tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 3:47
1947-11-08 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 3:50
1947-11-08 Just You, Just Me tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 5:22
1947-11-08 Lester Leaps In tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 3:11
1947-11-08 Lester's Bebop Boogie tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 4:53
1947-11-08 Mean to Me tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 2:41
1947-11-08 Movin' With Lester tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 5:52
1947-11-08 Sunday tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 6:20
1947-11-08 These Foolish Things tenor saxophone Sarah Vaughan & Lester Young 4:57
1949-06-28 Blues'n'Bells (take 1) tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:12
1949-06-28 Crazy over J-Z (take 2) tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:48
1949-06-28 Ding Dong (take 2) tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:27
1949-06-28 June Bug tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:35
1952-09-13 Perdido tenor saxophone Gene Krupa & Buddy Rich 5:01
1952 Ad Lib Blues tenor saxophone Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson Trio ?:??
1952 Almost Like Being in Love tenor saxophone Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson Trio ?:??
1952 I Can't Get Started tenor saxophone Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson Trio ?:??
1952 Just You, Just Me tenor saxophone Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson Trio ?:??
1956-01-12 This Year's Kisses tenor saxophone Lester Young 6:45
1957-07-07 Polka Dots and Moonbeams tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:35
1958 Oh, Lady Be Good tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Ella Fitzgerald 4:24
1958 Stompin’ At the Savoy tenor saxophone [tenor sax] Ella Fitzgerald 7:15
A Sailboat In The Moonlight tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:46
Ad-Lib Blues tenor saxophone Charlie Christian 3:45
After Theatre Jump tenor saxophone Buck Clayton 4:43
All Of Me tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:58
Back In Your Own Backyard tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:36
Ballad Medley: The Very Thought of You / I Want a Little Girl / Blue & Sentimental clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young, Roy Eldridge & Harry Edison 6:38
Blame It on My Last Affair tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:50
Blame It on My Last Affair clarinet Count Basie 2:50
Blame It on My Last Affair (1st take) alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:08
Blame It on My Last Affair (2nd take) alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:17
Blow Top tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:56
Blow Top clarinet Count Basie 2:56
Blue and Sentimental clarinet Count Basie 3:14
Blue and Sentimental tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:15
Blue and Sentimental clarinet Count Basie 3:15
Blue and Sentimental alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:13
Blue and Sentimental tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:14
Blues in the Dark clarinet Count Basie 3:06
Blues in the Dark alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:07
Blues in the Dark tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:06
Boo Hoo alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:28
Boogie Woogie (I May Be Wrong) alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:51
Broadway tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:59
Broadway clarinet Count Basie 2:59
Cherokee, Part 1 alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:48
Cherokee, Part 2 alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:53
Cherokee, Parts 1 & 2 clarinet Count Basie 6:14
Cherokee, Parts 1 & 2 tenor saxophone Count Basie 6:14
Clap Hands! Here Comes Charlie clarinet Count Basie 2:30
Clap Hands! Here Comes Charlie tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:30
Clap Hands! Here Comes Charlie! clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:31
Dark Rapture alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:41
Darktown Strutters Ball clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:45
Dickie's Dream clarinet Count Basie 3:09
Dickie's Dream tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:09
Do You Wanna Jump, Children? alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:41
Doggin' Around clarinet Count Basie 3:07
Doggin' Around tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:07
Doggin' Around clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:01
Doggin' Around alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:04
Don't Worry 'Bout Me clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:01
Don't You Miss Your Baby? alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:11
Easy Does It clarinet Count Basie 3:28
Easy Does It tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:28
Easy Living tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:03
Every Tub alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:16
Every Tub tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra feat. Lester Young 2:51
Every Tub clarinet Count Basie 3:16
Every Tub tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:16
Evil Blues alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:49
Exactly Like You alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:43
Fine and Mellow tenor saxophone Billie Holiday 8:09
Foolin' Myself tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:58
Four O'Clock Drag tenor saxophone Bill Coleman 2:50
Georgia on My Mind tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:19
Georgianna alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:35
Getting Some Fun Out Of Life tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:01
Goin' to Chicago Blues clarinet Count Basie 3:07
Goin' to Chicago Blues tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:07
Gone With "What" Wind clarinet Count Basie 2:48
Gone With "What" Wind tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:48
Good Morning Blues (take 1) alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:14
Good Morning Blues (take 2) alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:06
Gypsy in My Soul clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young, Roy Eldridge & Harry Edison 4:15
Haven't Changed a Thing clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:54
He's Funny That Way tenor saxophone Lester Young 2:40
Honeysuckle Rose tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:01
Honeysuckle Rose clarinet Count Basie 3:01
Honeysuckle Rose alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:01
I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:46
I Got Rhythm tenor saxophone Bill Coleman 3:16
I Keep Remembering alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:48
I Left My Baby clarinet Count Basie 3:15
I Left My Baby tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:15
I Must Have That Man tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:52
I Want a Little Girl clarinet Count Basie 2:40
I Want a Little Girl tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:40
I'll Get By tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:10
I'll Never Be The Same tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:00
I'm Confessin' tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra feat. Lester Young 2:29
I've Got a Date With a Dream clarinet and tenor saxophone Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra 2:42
Indiana (#1) clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:07
Indiana (#2) (Incomplete) clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:35
Jive at Five clarinet Count Basie 2:56
Jive at Five alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:15
Jive at Five clarinet Count Basie 2:56
Jive at Five tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:56
Jive at Five tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:56
Jo-Jo tenor saxophone Bill Coleman 3:19
John's Idea tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:58
John's Idea alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:56
John's Idea tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:59
John's Idea clarinet Count Basie 2:58
John's Idea clarinet Count Basie 2:59
John's Idea (Incomplete) clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:26
Jump for Me clarinet Count Basie 3:08
Jump for Me clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:11
Jump for Me tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:08
Jumpin' at the Woodside clarinet Count Basie 3:09
Jumpin' at the Woodside alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:10
Jumpin' at the Woodside clarinet Count Basie 3:09
Jumpin' at the Woodside tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:09
Jumpin' at the Woodside tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:09
Jumpin' at the Woodside tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra feat. Lester Young 2:11
King Porter Stomp clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:01
Lady Be Good clarinet Count Basie 3:08
Lady Be Good tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:08
Laughing at Life tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:55
Lester Leaps Again tenor saxophone Buck Clayton 4:22
Lester Leaps In clarinet Count Basie 3:14
Lester Leaps In tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:14
Let Me Dream alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:08
Let Me See clarinet Count Basie 2:48
Let Me See tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:48
Let's Do It tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:56
Listen My Children (and You Shall Hear) alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:08
London Bridge Is Falling Down alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:57
Louisiana tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:26
Louisiana clarinet Count Basie 2:26
Lousiana clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:26
Love of My Life clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:27
Mama Don't Want No Peas 'N' Rice 'N' Coconut Oil alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:53
Me, Myself And I tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:30
Mean to Me clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young, Roy Eldridge & Harry Edison 6:58
Mean To Me tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:04
Miss Thing, Parts 1 & 2 clarinet Count Basie 5:38
Miss Thing, Parts 1 & 2 tenor saxophone Count Basie 5:38
Moten Swing tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:21
Moten Swing clarinet Count Basie 2:21
Moten Swing clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:22
My Heart Belongs to Daddy clarinet Count Basie 2:54
My Heart Belongs to Daddy tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:54
My Heart Belongs to Daddy alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:58
Nagasaki clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:00
Now Will You Be Good alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:48
Oh, Lady Be Good tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:10
Oh, Lady Be Good clarinet Count Basie 3:10
Oh, Lady Be Good alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:43
Oh, Lady Be Good tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:07
Oh, Lady Be Good tenor saxophone Earl Warren, Jack Washington, Arthur Bernstein, Jo Jones, Charlie Christian, Freddie Green, Albert Ammons, Count Basie, Meade Lux Lewis, Buddy Tate, Lester Young, Benny Morton, Dan Minor, Dickie Wells, Buck Clayton, Ed Lewis, Harry Edison, Shad Collins 10:21
Oh, Lady Be Good clarinet Count Basie 3:07
One O'Clock Jump clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 5:40
One O'Clock Jump clarinet Count Basie 3:04
One O'Clock Jump tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:04
One O'Clock Jump tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:02
One O'Clock Jump clarinet Count Basie 3:02
One O'Clock Jump (Closing Theme) clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 0:33
One O'Clock Jump (Opening Theme) clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 0:59
Our Love Was Meant to Be alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:47
Out the Window clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:27
Out the Window alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:49
Out the Window tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:47
Out the Window clarinet Count Basie 2:47
Panassie Stomp clarinet Count Basie 2:50
Panassie Stomp tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:50
Pannasie Stomp clarinet Count Basie 2:51
Pannasie Stomp tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:51
Pennies From Heaven alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:02
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young, Roy Eldridge & Harry Edison 6:12
Pound Cake clarinet Count Basie 2:43
Pound Cake tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:43
Rock-a-bye Basie clarinet Count Basie 3:05
Rock-a-bye Basie tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:05
Rock-A-Bye Basie clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:36
Romance in the Dark tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:18
Romping clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young, Roy Eldridge & Harry Edison 11:43
Roseland Shuffle clarinet Count Basie 2:34
Roseland Shuffle clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:09
Roseland Shuffle alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:34
Roseland Shuffle tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:34
Roseland Shuffle clarinet Count Basie 2:34
Roseland Shuffle tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:34
Salute to Benny clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young, Roy Eldridge & Harry Edison 8:32
Say It With a Kiss tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:35
Sent for You Yesterday alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:59
Sent for You Yesterday (And Here You Come Today) clarinet Count Basie 2:55
Sent for You Yesterday (And Here You Come Today) tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:55
She's Funny That Way tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:40
Shoe Shine Boy clarinet Count Basie 2:59
Shoe Shine Boy tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:59
Shorty George clarinet Count Basie 2:46
Shorty George alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:47
Shorty George tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:46
Sing for Your Supper alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:47
Six Cats and a Price tenor saxophone Buck Clayton 5:15
Smarty (You Know It All) clarinet Count Basie 2:39
Smarty (You Know It All) tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:39
Smarty (You Know It All) alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:43
St. Louis Blues tenor saxophone The Metronome All Stars 6:21
Stop Beatin' Around the Mulberry Bush [1st take] alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:03
Stop Beatin' Around the Mulberry Bush [2nd take] alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:06
Stuffy tenor saxophone Coleman Hawkins & Roy Eldridge 15:04
Super Chief tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:25
Super Chief clarinet Count Basie 3:25
Swingin' at the Daisy Chain tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:49
Swingin' at the Daisy Chain clarinet Count Basie 2:49
Swingin' the Blues clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:12
Swingin' the Blues tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:45
Swingin' the Blues alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:48
Swingin' the Blues clarinet Count Basie 2:45
Swinging at the Daisy Chain clarinet Count Basie 2:48
Swinging at the Daisy Chain alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:51
Swinging at the Daisy Chain tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:48
Swinging the Blues tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:43
Swinging the Blues clarinet Count Basie 2:43
Taxi War Dance clarinet Count Basie 2:50
Taxi War Dance tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:50
Texas Shuffle clarinet Count Basie 3:08
Texas Shuffle alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:09
Texas Shuffle clarinet Count Basie 3:09
Texas Shuffle tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:09
Texas Shuffle tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:08
The Blues I Like to Hear alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:10
The Blues I Like to Hear tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:04
The Blues I Like to Hear clarinet Count Basie 3:04
The Glory of Love clarinet Count Basie 2:31
The Glory of Love tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:31
The Glory of Love alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 2:31
The Man I Love tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:04
They Can't Take That Away From Me clarinet and tenor saxophone Lester Young, Roy Eldridge & Harry Edison 6:02
This Year's Kisses tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:06
Three Little Words tenor saxophone Bill Coleman 2:53
Thursday alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:06
Tickle-toe tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:41
Tickle-toe clarinet Count Basie 2:41
Time on My Hands tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:04
Time Out clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 2:57
Time Out tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:04
Time Out clarinet Count Basie 3:04
Time Out tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:04
Time Out clarinet Count Basie 3:04
Time Out alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:04
Topsy clarinet Count Basie 3:09
Topsy (recorded 1937-08-09) tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:10
Topsy tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:09
Topsy alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:14
Topsy tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:08
Topsy clarinet Count Basie 3:08
Trav'lin' All Alone tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:10
Volcano clarinet Count Basie 2:52
Volcano tenor saxophone Count Basie 2:52
Without Your Love tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 2:48
Wo-Ta-Ta clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:21
Yeah Man! clarinet and tenor saxophone Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:00
You Can Depend on Me tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:14
You Can Depend on Me clarinet Count Basie 3:14
You Can Depend on Me alto saxophone and clarinet Count Basie 3:08
You Can Depend on Me tenor saxophone Count Basie 3:15
Yours And Mine tenor saxophone Billie Holiday & Lester Young 3:12
From the Southland Cafe: Boston 1940 tenor saxophone Various Artists
Jazz in Paris: Le dernier message de Lester Young tenor saxophone Lester Young
The Drum Battle guest and tenor saxophone Gene Krupa & Buddy Rich
performer
Jumpin' at the Woodside Count Basie & His Orchestra feat. Lester Young 3:25
Lester Leaps In Count Basie and the Kansas City 7 feat. Lester Young 3:12
On the Sunny Side of the Street Marie Bryant & Lester Young 3:10
writer
Ad Lib Blues
Afternoon of a Basie-Ite
Blue Lester
Charlie's Dream
Come on Grandad L. Young
D.B. Blues
Down 'n' Adam
Jumpin' at Mesner's
Lester Blows Again
Lester Swings
Lester's Dream
Little Pee Blues
Pete's Café
Pres Returns
Taxi War Dance
Undercover Girl Blues